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15k
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since 1880

Deshawn

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Who is Like God?
  • #1854 All Time
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How popular is the name "Deshawn" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1962550
1963990
1964707
196516160
1966322111
196732239
1968683929
1969724131
19701115853
19711608278
19721505199
197321178133
197421456158
197521148163
197616628138
197719935164
197821840178
197920128173
198018021159
198117027143
198216623143
198319929170
198419721176
198522522203
198624318225
198726829239
198831526289
198934128313
199043526409
199150632474
199252430494
199352927502
199459131560
199554225517
199650419485
199757512563
199856623543
19994538445
200049313480
20014529443
20023960396
20034705465
20044220422
20053810381
20065155510
20074535448
20084200420
20093565351
20103726366
20113040304
20123030303
20132630263
20142470247

Want to know about the populiarty of Deshawn? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15,458 babies born with the name Deshawn in the United States. That's more than enough Deshawns to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1962 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Deshawn" was in 1997 with a total of 563 babies.

According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Deshawn" is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 22 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of only 304 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Deshawn" mean?

Deshawn (American): Who is Like God?

The name "Deshawn" is of American origin and it means "Who is Like God?". It's a name commonly given to boys.

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

W is for warm hearted, it's you!

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

Your name in reverse order is "Nwahsed". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Swndhea". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Deshawn popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Deshawn in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Deshawn born Apr 16, 1924

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Saudi Arabia approximately on 1050. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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